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Webster Dictionary

  1. Forming

    of Form

  2. Forming(noun)

    the act or process of giving form or shape to anything; as, in shipbuilding, the exact shaping of partially shaped timbers

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Forming

    The process of producing secondary battery plates from lead plates by alternately passing a charging current through the cell and then allowing it to discharge itself and repeating the operation. (See Battery, Secondary, Planté's.)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of forming in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of forming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Petro Poroshenko:

    We hope that the process (of forming a government) will begin this week.

  2. Mani Chan:

    This station and the volunteers (here) are forming a defence line, we're going to stay anyway.

  3. Mani Chan:

    This station and the volunteers (here) are forming a defense line, we’re going to stay anyway.

  4. Elihu Burritt:

    Forming characters Whose Our own or others Both. And in that momentous fact lies the peril and responsibility of our existence.

  5. Anne Frank:

    Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.

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